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Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center: From Mendelssohn; Inon Barnatan, Piano

Sunday April 28, 2019, 5:00 pm - Monday April 29, 2019, 6:30 pm

$40 – $80

Mendelssohn’s combined mastery of melody, form, counterpoint, and the chamber idiom was admired and imitated by composers for generations to come. In a program bookended by two works of Mendelssohn from 1845, one brief, the other epic, we hear Mendelssohn’s close friend Robert Schumann’s response to Mendelssohn’s piano trios; how, near the end of his life, Brahms recalled Mendelssohn’s lyricism through the viola’s dark voice; and finally how Mendelssohn’s great admirer Tchaikovsky combined the German’s signature scherzo idiom with Russian melancholy and splendor in three selections from

Program
Mendelssohn Lied ohne Worte in D major for Cello and Piano, Op. 109 (1845)
Schumann Märchenerzählungen (Fairy Tales) for Clarinet, Viola, and Piano, Op. 132 (1853)
Brahms Sonata in E-flat major for Viola and Piano, Op. 120, No. 2 (1894)
Tchaikovsky Selections from Les saisons for Piano, Op. 37b (1875-76)
Mendelssohn Trio No. 2 in C minor for Piano, Violin, and Cello, Op. 66 (1845)

Performers
Inon Barnatan, Piano
Cho-Liang Lin, Violin
Paul Neubauer, Viola
Jakob Koranyi, Cello
Romie de Guise-Langlois, Clarinet

Details

Start:
Sunday April 28, 2019, 5:00 pm
End:
Monday April 29, 2019, 6:30 pm
Cost:
$40 – $80
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Website:
https://www.chambermusicsociety.org/nyc/events/upcoming/from-mendelssohn-april-28-2019/